Fostering Recruitment Social Worker

Posted 08 August 2022
Salary £37718.47 - £43758.65 per annum + pro rata + benefits
LocationDerbyshire
Job type Permanent
DisciplineFostering
ReferenceJ5265_1659986455
Contact NameJamil Olweny

Job description

A Not-For-Profit, Independent Fostering Agency is looking for an experienced Recruitment Social Worker for their Fostering team.

This role is a part-time position (22.2 hours - Weds - Fri) with a salary of up to £43,758.65 pro rata. The ideal Social Worker will have experience as a Fostering Social Worker specifically with experience of the Foster Carer Recruitment process. This is experience would be preferably within the private sector. This is a permanent position with a hybrid base (office & home) with the area covered being the East Midlands. This organisation are big advocates for a good work-life balance and looking after their Staff and Foster Carers.

What is on offer for the Recruitment Social Worker:

  • An excellent package
  • A fantastic supportive team
  • 30 days of annual leave (+ public holidays) pro rata
  • Flexible working arrangements (TOIL & Start/Finish Time)
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • 5% matched Pension Scheme
  • Child Care Vouchers
  • Loyalty Bonus
  • Other excellent benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for the Recruitment Social Worker:

  • Initial Assessments & Screening of Foster Carers
  • Prepare and & Deliver Foster Carer Training
  • Review and implement marketing strategies
  • Attend Fostering Panel

Requirements for the Recruitment Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Experience of working within Fostering
  • An excellent knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering
  • You must hold a full UK Driving Licence and have access to a vehicle to travel to other areas

Location: East Midlands (partially home-based)

Salary: up to £43,758.65 pro rata + benefits


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